Legislative Tracker: Student Aid Funding

Legislative Tracker Logo On this page, you'll find proposals for cuts or increases to the levels at which various student financial aid programs are funded through the federal budget process, outlined on NASFAA’s overview of the Federal Budget Process. In addition, proposals to modify the budget process can be found on this page. 

For student aid funding proposals from the previous session of Congress, visit the Legislative Tracker Archive: Student Aid Funding

Biennial Budgeting and Enhanced Oversight Act
HR 1065 Sponsor:
Rep. Messer (R-IN)
Co-Sponsors:
48 (31 R; 17 D)
Introduced:
2/15/2017
NASFAA Analysis & Coverage: This bill would modify the federal budget and appropriations process by implementing a biennial process, meaning consideration of budget resolutions and appropriations bills would occur every two years. 
 
Biennial Budgeting and Appropriations Act
S. 306 Sponsor:
Sen. Isakson (R-GA)
Co-Sponsors:
16 (8 R; 8 D)
Introduced:
2/6/2017
NASFAA Analysis & Coverage: This bill would modify the federal budget and appropriations process by implementing a biennial process, meaning consideration of budget resolutions and appropriations bills would occur every two years. 

 

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Publication Date: 4/4/2017


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